Upcoming Webinar: U.S. Documents Masterfile - Overview and Search Strategies
13 April 2020 by Paratext Editorial
United States Masterfile | USM Product Updates
We have had a tremendous response to our offer of free access to United State Documents Masterfile through June of this year. We’re very happy that we can provide a service that both demystifies government documents and provides full-text access to millions of government publications in this challenging time.
Based on the positive response from libraries, we’re offering a webinar for existing customers of U.S. Documents Masterfile as an added benefit to the library community.
Topics that will be covered:
- General overview of U.S. Documents Masterfile, features and search strategies.
- Discussion of how it can be of use to researchers in a variety of fields.
So please plan to join us next Thursday, April 16th, at 1 pm EDT.
The session will be run by Andrea Sevetson, a librarian and authority on government information. Andrea has worked with government documents for over 30 years, having held positions at the University of California, Berkeley; the U.S. Census Bureau; LexisNexis; and ProQuest. She has served in numerous library organizations and has written extensively on the use of government information.
To receive an invitation, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “USDM Webinar 4/16/2020.”
We hope that you will join us for this instructional and helpful session.
If you are not a current customer of U.S. Documents Masterfile and would like to take advantage of free access through June 2020, sign up is easy:
- If you have already worked with Paratext, send a note to email@example.com and we’ll set up access for you again.
- If you haven’t worked with Paratext previously, submit a request via our request page and include your IPs (remote access IP addresses as well).